Lee Merideth, author of “1912 Facts About Titanic,” will be selling his book and signing autographs in the gift shop from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday through June 19 at the Titanic Museum Attraction. It’s a collection of little-known facts and stories about the ship, the passengers and the sinking. TitanicBranson.com. 417-334-9500 or 800-381-7670.
On Saturday, see a rare 8 p.m. show by these five nice young Swedish guys at the Hughes Brothers Theater. High-energy. Unique. All ages love them. They sing, dance and make music on items such as plastic barrels and lunchboxes. Each has international musical theater background. JEERK.com. 800-422-0076.
Great View, Great Food
Friday or Saturday, take Mo. 76 west to Mo. 265 and south to the Bradford Inn for lunch from 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Eatery Bakery owner Lucy Westfall makes great pastries. And Chicken Divine in Puffed Pastry. Even Peanut Butter & Jelly sandwiches! Stay in one of their 33 themed rooms. Bakery open Sunday, but not for lunch. BradfordInn.us. 417-338-5555.
New Shoes In Town
Corky’s Footwear just opened next to Mel’s Hard Luck Diner in the Grand Village on Mo. 76. Their line of casual footwear includes paisley or houndstooth rain boots and a variety of jeweled flip-flops. 9:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday. CorkysFootwear.com. 417-337-5544.
Original Show On The Strip
Seeing Presleys’ Country Jubilee is an annual tradition. Members of the Presley family have been entertaining audiences for decades. Meet four talented generations at their 8 p.m. shows Friday and Saturday. Presleys.com. 800-335-4874.
The Rankin Brothers
See brothers Mark and Matt Rankin at the Mickey Gilley Theatre this year at 8 p.m. Saturdays. They’ve added a band and vocalists. They do favorites from Eric Clapton to Faith Hill, and they’ve added hits from the `80’s. RankinBrothers.com. 417-334-3210.
Dick’s 5 & 10 Logo Merchandise
For their 50th anniversary this year, Dick’s has a new line of “Dick’s 5 & 10” logo merchandise including a jigsaw puzzle of the store, Christmas ornaments, coffee mugs and more. Great stocking-stuffers. Main Street downtown. DicksOldTime5and10.com. 417-334-2410.